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SUNDAY AUGUST 19TH 2018
CLEOBURY MORTIMER BOWLS CLUB CHARITY DAY.
A very enjoyable days bowling was enjoyed by club members
and supported by friends and fellow bowlers from
Chelmarsh Bowls Club & Highley Bowls Club.
The format was once again pairs, playing 3 games of 7 ends and the best two
pairs played in a 9 end final.
This years Charity will support the
CLEOBURY MORTIMER FIRST RESPONDERS.
A total of over £300.00 pounds was raised with more to come in.
This a really well worth charity to support.
 

Dave Clarke & Pam Lacey, after winning the final.
 Pam and Dave won 13-1 after 7ends. the played extremely well to win by such a large margin,
but Hilda & Brian played a very good game but always came up a little short.

 


Finalist before their game.
(l-r) Pam Lacey, Dave Clarke, Hilda Woodhouse & Brian Williams.

 

Members and Friends enjoying a great days bowling
 

 

 

 

 

FRIDAY AUGUST 17TH 2018
The JULES CUP (scratch mixed doubles)
Senior Citizens only

Husband & Wife, Mick & Dorothy Davies
Holding the Jules Cup Trophy.
Mick & Dorothy played 3 excellent game of 21 up to win this this trophy
The winning score for the final was 21-17.
The Jules Cup is the only trophy solely  for Senior Citizens.
 The losing finalists were Jean Wilson & Chris Cowdell
8 pairs took part ,well played everyone.

 

SATURDAY AUGUST 4th 2018
The DOWNES CUP (scratch mixed doubles)
 
5 pairs took part on a scorchingly hot  day and the green was flying.
The final was between Lesley & Joe Burnside & Pam Lacey & Howard Broome.
The final was Pam & Howards 3rd game of the afternoon.
The game started very slowly with both teams scoring 1s which made it a very long and hot final.
Lesley & Joe eventually won 21-16
Well done all players.

 

SATURDAY JULY 28th 2018
The HODGES CUP (scratch singles over 70s)

Tony Wilson (L) congratulating Roy Broome on winning the
HODGES CUP.
Tony was the losing finalist. It was a tremendous final with Tony taking a very good earley lead of 18-10. Roy fought back to get to 19-20 down the played two superb woods to take the final,
Well played to both finalists. Unfortunately there were only 4 entries, this was probably because of the poor weather conditions. 

 

SUNDAY JULY 22nd 2018
LUDLOW & DISTRICT BOWLING LEAGUE TRIPLES

The Cleobury Mortimer Bowls Cub played hosts to the
 Ludlow & District Bowls Club Triples Competition.
The winners were
(l-R)Simon Lane, Dave Wilding & Richard Lane.Winning 21-18.
For a full report of the whole of the match go to the Ludlow League site
www.ldbl.leaguerepublic.com

 


(L-R)
Simon Parsonage, with his son Harry & daughter Camilla.
They were the losing finalists in the Ludlow League triples competition.

 

 

The HORTON SHIELD (scratch doubles)
Saturday July 21st 2018


Club President , Dave Jones (c) presenting Brian Sheldon (l) & Howard Broome
with the Orton Shield.
Brian & Howard played very well throughout the competition,
In the semi-final the were 17-8 down but fought back to win 21-17.
In the final they were never behind and leading 19-13
then had a bit of a scares as they went 20-19 down but put 2 good shots in to win 21-20
Well played to all competitors.
8 pairs took part meaning the finalists played 3 games of 21 up.

 

HIGHLEY LEAGUE LADIES SINGLES COMPETITION
SUNDAY JULY 15TH 2018
CHELMARSH BOWLING CLUB

Sue Jackman (c) (Chelmarsh Bowls Club)
 presenting Lesley Burnside (Cleobury Mortimer Bowls Club)
with the Highley League Ladies Singles Trophy.
The runner up was Mo Parton. (Stockton Bowls Club)
7 Ladies entered the competition on a very hot Sunday afternoon and
the Green was flying.
With all games being close it made for a very interesting days bowling.
The final was nip & tuck up to 16 across the Lesley ran out a worthy winner.
Well done Lesley, the Club members are very proud of you.

 

 


CLUB CAPTAIN for 2018
JEAN WILSON, with her husband Tony (club chairman)
Jean enjoyed a wonderful day and would like to thank everyone who attended.
Also thanks to the ladies who provided a magnificent buffet:
Dorothy Davies, Lesley Burnside, Eve Brookes Ann Jones & Hilda Woodhouse.
And a big thanks to the members who manned the kitchen and cleaned everything away.
Not forgetting Phil Pack & John Cadwallader, for organising the games.
It was the usual format of 3 games over 7 ends in 4 sections. then the highest scores
from each section played 7end semis and a 9 end final.

 


The winning finalists & runners up of the 2018 CAPTAINS DAY.
(L-R)
The winners: Lesley Burnside & Margaret Granger, Jean Wilson 2018 Club Captain,
& the losing finalists, Gordon Griffiths & Chris Cowdell.
Lesley &Margaret played superbly throughout the final and won 9-4 over 9 ends.
Jean presented the finalists with prizes.
Well played everyone.

 


The finalists before their game.

 


(L-R) Colin McMurray & Glen Haywood,
Gordon Griffiths & Chris Cowdell.
Gordon & Chris won 7-4 over 7 ends.

(L-R) Lesley Burnside & Margaret Grainger,
Ron Reed & Alan Kimber
Lesley & Margaret won 5-3 over 7 ends

 


THE SPIDER.
this is a competition for all members.
Each member pays a £1.  then the y all stand on the green edge, the jack is placed in the middle of the green and at the word GO they all bowl a wood and the nearest to the jack is the winner.
  Gordon Griffiths was the winner.

 


JEAN & TONY WILSON
with both their familys
some of them were over from Australia for a holiday. It was also TONY'S birthday, 

 

Cleobury Mortimer members and friends enjoying a wonderful day
at the 2018 CAPTAINS DAY.
 
   

 

2018 SUNDAY MORNING LEAGUE: TRIPLES

The Sunday Morning League.
The Marksmen winners of the 2018 Sunday Morning League.
Squad Members: (L-R)
Captain Phil Pack, Chris Cowdell, Keith Taylor, Bob Jennings and also Sue Weston.
P10-W7-L3-F-192-A-131+ 61-Points 14.

 

The REED CUP (scratch doubles)
Saturday June 23rd. 2018

Brian Sheldon (L) & Phil Pack (R) being presented with the
REED CUP by Ron Reed the son of the late Charles Reed who donated the cup.
Brian & Phil played extremely well to reach the final their 3rd game.
The result was 21-6
The losing finalists were Hilda Woodhouse & Jean Wilson.
Well played everyone.  

 

The JACK-IN-THE BOX TROPHY (scratch doubles)
Saturday June 16th 2018

Jean Wilson and Brian Sheldon with th JACK-IN THE BOX Trophy.
This final was a terrific game with Jean & Brian going 12-1 up in the first 7 ends then came a tremendous fight back by Lesley Burnside & and Nick Flatters to get to 12-14,
but Jean and Brian held on to win a worthy game 21-16.
Both pairs played 3 games. 6 pairs took part in the competition.
Brian Sheldon instigated this competition in 2013 in memory of his late friend Bob Atkiss.
 

 

The ALLUN MARTIN CUP (scratch singles)
Saturday June 2nd 2018

Nick Flatters with the ALLUN MARTIN CUP
Nick played superbly in four (including the final) rounds of this competition, to win in a superb
final. Nick was 12-1 down, to Roy Broome, after 7 ends but fought back to draw level at 12 across. Then it was tit for tat for a few ends with Roy going 19-15 up. Then Nick won the last 5 ends to win a terrific final 21-19.
Well played to both players. 

 

The WAKEMAN CUP (handicap singles)
Saturday May 26th

Jean Wilson with the WAKEMAN CUP
Jean (this years Club Captain) played extremely well in three rounds of this competition.
The handicap is 2 shots start for all lady bowlers, but in the final they both played of scratch
The losing finalist was Lesley Burnside who also played in 3 rounds.
Both players but on a game of the highest standard,
but Jean had the edge all through the game,
finally after 29 ends she won 21-16
Well done to both players..   

 

The ISON CUP (scratch doubles)
Saturday May 12th 2018

Lesley Burnside and Chris Cowdell holding the
ISON CUP
Lesley & Chris played a top class game to beat Bob Steele & Joe Burnside in this competition.
The score being 21-10
6 pairs took part in the competition.
Well played everyone.

 

BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY MAY 7th 2018
The ALAN POWEL TROPHY
At GILT EDGE BOWLS CLUB, KIDDERMINSTER

A view of the immaculate bowling surface and surrounds.

 

Members and guests enjoyed a wonderful meal after the match

 


Cleobury Mortimer Club Captain, Jean Wilson hands over the
 ALAN POWELL TROPHY
to the Gilt Edge Club Captain, Peter Wood.
The final score: Gilt edge 89 Cleobury Mortimer 55.
A good after noon was had by all. A special thanks to the Gilt Edge Bowls club for
providing the wonderful green and to all of the members for making us feel so welcome. 

 

The DENNIS EDWARDS MEMORIAL CUP
(scratch doubles)
Saturday April 14th 2018

Bill Taylor (L) & Tony Wilson winners of the Dennis Edwards Memorial Cup,
It was a very good final, with the losing finalists (Jean Wilson & Bob Steele)
taking an early lead but Bob & Tony came back and led throughout the rest of the match finally winning 21-15.Well played both pairs.